Let your park enthusiasm translate to volunteering! The 1,100 acres of the Emerald Necklace need willing hands and hearts to fully restore the vision of Frederick Law Olmsted. Join the Conservancy email list and you will receive invitations to programs, clean-ups and planting projects.
Muddy River Cleanup
Throughout the Emerald Necklace
Saturday, April 25, 2020 | 9:00am – 12:00pm
Join the Emerald Necklace Conservancy at the annual Muddy River Cleanup! Give back to your community and enjoy the beauty and wildlife of the Emerald Necklace parks while picking up litter, removing invasive species and assisting with park maintenance.
Tuesdays with Roses
Kelleher Rose Garden, Back Bay Fens
May 26, 2020 to September 29, 2020 | Tuesday evenings, 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Volunteers work in the Rose Garden deadheading and pruning roses and weeding the rose beds and borders. Training and tools provided.
Woodlands Volunteer Corps (Second Saturdays)
Franklin and Olmsted Parks
May 23, June 13, July 11, August 8, September 12, October 10, November 14 | 10:00am – 1:00pm
Help implement a comprehensive woodlands management program and promote a healthier forest through activities ranging from removing invasive plant species to conditioning forest soil.
For more information or to create your own volunteer event, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 617.522.2700.